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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:36 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 12, 2012 at 06:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 50' South, Longitude: 55° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.25 meters/second, 1566.9 km/hour, 973.6 miles/hour or 846.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.23 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 misouth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 25' 53.9"973.44 miwest0° 10' 37.5"12.17 misouth973.17 mi
24 hours14° 02' 02.0"946.62 mieast3° 50' 42.2"264.38 misouth975.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisMon 10:26 AM837 km520 miles452 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ToamasinaMon 9:26 AM888 km552 miles480 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-DenisMon 10:26 AM891 km554 miles481 nmSouth S
VictoriaMon 10:26 AM908 km564 miles490 nmNorth N
AntananarivoMon 9:26 AM1097 km681 miles592 nmSouthwest SW
MoroniMon 9:26 AM1342 km834 miles725 nmWest W
Dar es SalaamMon 9:26 AM1908 km1185 miles1030 nmWest-northwest WNW
Diego GarciaMon 12:26 PM1940 km1206 miles1048 nmEast-northeast ENE
MogadishuMon 9:26 AM1997 km1241 miles1078 nmNorthwest NW
DodomaMon 9:26 AM2300 km1429 miles1242 nmWest-northwest WNW
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